Residence Hall Closings

Thanksgiving Break Closing: Halls will close at 6:00pm on Tuesday November 24th for all residents without a Tuesday night class.  Anyone requesting a late check-out, or permission to stay for break must sign up in the Residence Life Office by 4pm on November 18th.  All students will need to be out of the halls by 6pm please plan accordingly.

Late check-outs will be approved for the following reasons (late check-outs must be out of the halls no later than 9am on Wednesday November 25th):

  • Live more than 8 hours away
  • Athletics
  • Academic reasons


Before leaving campus, please make sure to complete the following:

  • Remove your belongings you require for break; you will not be allowed back into the halls.This includes medicine, documents, clothes etc. 
  • Clean your room
  • Remove Trash
  • Lock windows and doors
  • Shut lights off
  • Unplug all items except (fridge and fish tank).

Campus Breaks:

Students must check out of their rooms and leave campus during vacation or break periods.  Be sure to take all that you will need during the break. Remember, you will not be permitted to enter your residence hall during the break period.

All residence halls close during vacation periods except the designated break hall(s). The college does not conduct business during these periods where the college is officially closed. Mail delivery and meal services are not available. After the halls close no student may re-enter until it opens again at the end of each break.

Students requesting housing for work purposes or social events are not permitted to stay on campus.

Ando Hall is the only hall that remains open during break periods Apartments will only be used if space is needed.  Break Housing  is reserved for student athletes who need to remain on campus for NCAA Division III competitions and approved long distance students or academic reasons. (Students staying for break housing are not permitted to have overnight guests, or alcohol in the Residence Halls).

All students and student athletes who need to reside on campus during a break period must sign up in Residence Life with Kristin McGowan.  This policy includes students living in Ando Hall. All room assignments will be based on room availability.

Ando Residents: Please be advised that your space may be used during break periods. We ask that you remove all belongings from your bed, and clear your desk. Remove any valuables from your room and take them with you when you leave. Please tidy your room, and remove any trash.

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